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Wending our way through the NBA, turning back to the East

There’s almost too much; hell, the Smithsonian alone is like a dozen different buildings and you’d have to have days to cover it off. So I’m going with my three…

Wrapping up the Western Conference travelogue

Wrapping up the Western Conference travelogue

We finish the trip out west in A Beat Grunt’s Guide To The NBA Galaxy; if there are changes you want to see to the East that we’ll run through…

The 10 Most Common Household Stains And How To Clean Them

The 10 Most Common Household Stains And How To Clean Them

Household stains are a fact of life. No matter how pristine your home may look right now, sometime soon — in a week, a few days, or maybe even as you’re…

The trip around the NBA starts out west

The trip around the NBA starts out west

Okay, here we go with Part of A Grunt’s Guide To The NBA Galaxy, since a few of you have been asking for a while. Save ‘em if you want;…

‘A total miracle’: 6-year-old saves drowning 2-year-old twin cousins

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Aug 23, 2017 , Last Updated: 6:30 PM ET CALHOUN, La. — A six-year-old boy pulled his drowning toddler twin cousins from a backyard pool in Louisiana.…

Athletes make their mark for the greater good

Athletes make their mark for the greater good

Stacy Lewis won the LPGA event yesterday in Portland and I know of her because I think she played in a Sunday group of leaders with Brooke Henderson at a…

Mass. hospital worker quits after winning US$758.7M Powerball jackpot

BRAINTREE, Mass. — A 53-year-old Massachusetts hospital worker stepped forward Thursday to claim the biggest undivided lottery jackpot in U.S. history — a US$ 758.7 million ($ 950.1-million) Powerball prize…

Make-A-Wish, police transform 10-year-old into superhero

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Aug 28, 2017 , Last Updated: 2:21 PM ET PORTLAND, Maine — Make-A-Wish has helped a 10-year-old boy transform into a superhero and rescue several people portraying…

More than 200 doomed dogs saved from certain death by airlift to U.S.

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Aug 24, 2017 , Last Updated: 6:15 PM ET SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — They were a mix of breeds and sizes, ranging from puppies to seniors.…

Cambodian woman, 103, becomes U.S. citizen

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Aug 22, 2017 , Last Updated: 10:46 PM ET LOS ANGELES — A 103-year-old Cambodian woman who survived starvation, suffering and war in her native land beamed…

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